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KETR Local
7:46 am
Tue March 24, 2009

A.C. Williams Elementary 65% complete

Commerce – The new A.C. Williams Elementary School in Commerce continues to take shape, as crews are just a few months from projected completion.

The $14 million structure is now 65% complete and even slightly under budget. That's according to Claycomb Associates and W.B. Kibler Construction Company, who presented the progress report to the CISD School Board Monday night.

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KETR Local
7:19 am
Tue March 24, 2009

EPA sets public meeting for Tuesday

Greenville – More information will be revealed today about plans to clean up a superfund site in Greenville.

The Environmental Protection Agency has scheduled a community meeting Tuesday concerning plans to clean up the former ESCO manufacturing plant in the Ardis Heights area.

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KETR Local
7:03 am
Tue March 24, 2009

Meth dealer to be sentenced Tuesday

Greenville – A meth dealer awaits a punishment hearing today following a guilty plea.

George Leslie Sanders, of Greenville, pleaded guilty Monday to multiple felony counts of selling methamphetamine during 2007. He was scheduled to go to trial on three counts of delivery of a controlled substance, namely methamphetamine. Instead, Sanders entered the guilty pleas and asked to have a jury decide his punishment. The hearing is set for today.

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KETR Local
6:56 am
Tue March 24, 2009

Roadway and ramp closures coming along I-30

Greenville – Some big changes are coming to driving on Interstate 30. Motorists have about one more week to continue using all the exits along Interstate 30 as it passes through Greenville. You'll soon have to start changing the routes you take, as the project surrounding the placement of the State Highway 34/ Wesley Overpass expands.

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KETR Local
6:54 am
Tue March 24, 2009

Greenville murder charge dropped

Greenville – A murder charge has been dismissed in connection to a Greenville homicide.

Andreas Tearri Morris, of Greenville, had been charged with murder, but prosecutors dropped the charge after most of the witnesses failed to show up for trial. Jury selection was scheduled for Monday.

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KETR Local
2:44 am
Tue March 24, 2009

Tobacco sting finds nine stores in violation

Greenville – A recent tobacco sting by the Greenville Police Department finds nine stores in violation of selling to minors.

Last week, Officers with the Greenville Police Department Operations Division and the Investigations Division conducted the sting by having a 16-year old to go into local stores that sell tobacco and attempt to purchase tobacco. The 16-year old was able to purchase tobacco at nine of the 33 local stores that sell tobacco products.

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KETR Local
11:13 am
Mon March 23, 2009

Shooting reported in Greenville

Greenville – One person was injured and a suspect is still at large in a shooting Sunday evening in Greenville.

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KETR Local Newscasts
10:26 am
Mon March 23, 2009

KETR Newscast 3-23-09

Commerce Police report text message scam in city; Hunt County Sheriff officials arrest 30 in game room raids over weekend; Commissioners considering lifting burn ban in Hunt County; Woodruff found guilty of murder, sentenced to life without parole; Another murder trial to begin this week in Greenville; Explosion just outside Kaufman injures two.

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KETR Local Sportscasts
9:57 am
Mon March 23, 2009

KETR Sportscast 03-23-09

KETR Sportscast 03-23-09

Jerrod Knight

Commerce – Mavs beat the Pacers; the Stars lose to San Jose; Rangers lose big to the Dodgers; rundown the NCAA Sweet Sixteen.

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Morning Blend
9:15 am
Mon March 23, 2009

This Day in History

This Day in History: Monday, March 23, 2008

This Day in History

This Day in History: Monday, March 23, 2008

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